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Massachusetts priest's death ruled a suicide

July 05, 2011

The July 2 death of a young Catholic priest in Springfield, Massachusetts, has been ruled a suicide.

The body of Father Paul Archambault was discovered in his rectory on July 3 after he failed to appear to celebrate Sunday Mass. Police say that he died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.


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  • Posted by: lauriem5377 - Jul. 05, 2011 7:14 PM ET USA

    Please pray the Chaplet of Divine Mercy for him.

  • Posted by: voxfem - Jul. 05, 2011 6:50 PM ET USA

    May God have mercy on his soul.